Loss Poem

I am a 36-year-old who has lost both her parents and is struggling to find who I am again.

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I lost my parents at age 11. Mom on Christmas morning, 1972, Dad in April 1973, a week after I was 11. It was hard, still is too. But I kept my dream alive and went on to acting. I do work to...

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Time Fades

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Published: December 2013

The struggles I face
from day to day

Are struggles that won't
seem to fade away

I wake in the morning,
and what do I see?

A lost little girl
mourning to be.

I struggle with loss,
pain, and anxiety too.

But most of all I
struggle from not having you.

Time will heal.
So they say.

So I watch the clock
as time fades away.

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  • by Charles Phillips
  • 2 months ago

I lost my parents at age 11. Mom on Christmas morning, 1972, Dad in April 1973, a week after I was 11. It was hard, still is too. But I kept my dream alive and went on to acting. I do work to help people with their losses. You CAN make a life after loss. Get some help - a group with same experiences. And get that education! Keep your dreams alive. There are many on the net who can inspire you.

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